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The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Greensboro, NC 4-Year Public

UNC Greensboro Academics

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro requires at least 122 semester hours to complete a bachelor's degree. If students would like to graduate in less time than normal, they can choose the accelerated degree program.

UNC Greensboro does accept transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, UNC Greensboro has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

Around 59% of students who started college at UNC Greensboro graduate within six years.

UNC Greensboro offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

Which Courses Do I Have To Take at UNC Greensboro?

UNC Greensboro has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students need to fulfull a language requirement as well as a math and science requirement. Students are not required to take a computer class to graduate.

Majors at UNC Greensboro

When choosing a major, UNC Greensboro students have several choices to make. Scroll down to see a full list of majors offered at UNC Greensboro below.

Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major. Declaring a double major may mean taking more courses, but it can provide an interesting mix of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to a graduate program.

If students would like to study something that is not offered as an official major, they can design their own major. UNC Greensboro does not require a senior project for all students.

Does UNC Greensboro Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

UNC Greensboro offers services for students with disabilities. Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.

Does UNC Greensboro Offer Online Classes?

UNC Greensboro has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does UNC Greensboro Give Credit for AP Classes?

UNC Greensboro offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does UNC Greensboro Have An Honors Program?

UNC Greensboro offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, and offers a Freshman Honors College. The Freshman Honors college provides a rich curriculum for highly-motivated first-year students.

Does UNC Greensboro Require Internships?

UNC Greensboro does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors. Students can look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.

ROTC

The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

UNC Greensboro has an Army ROTC program and an Air Force ROTC program.

Some ROTC programs are provided directly on campus and others are hosted at a cooperating instiution off campus. The ROTC program locations at UNC Greensboro include: - an Army ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus - an Air Force ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus

Dual Degree Programs at UNC Greensboro

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time. A 3-2 dual degree program is a five-year program wherein the first three years are spend taking undergraduate courses and the final two years are spent taking graduate courses. Upon completion of the 5 years, the student will be awarded two degrees, a bachelor's degree and a master's degree.

UNC Greensboro offers these dual degree programs: - Applied Economics, English, Communication Studies, Mathematics, Applied Geography, Accounting, Economics, Consumer Apparel and Retail Studies, Information Technology and Management, Computer Science, Recreation and Parks Management, Information Syste

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UNC Greensboro Majors & Subject Areas

Interior Architecture
African-American/Black Studies
Women's Studies
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Mass Communication/Media Studies
Computer Science
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Curriculum and Instruction
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
Educational Assessment, Testing, and Measurement
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
Special Education and Teaching, General
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services
Elementary Education and Teaching
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other
Art Teacher Education
Business Teacher Education
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education
Mathematics Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Reading Teacher Education
Social Science Teacher Education
Social Studies Teacher Education
Biology Teacher Education
Drama and Dance Teacher Education
French Language Teacher Education
Spanish Language Teacher Education
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
German Language and Literature
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
French Language and Literature
Spanish Language and Literature
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
Human Development and Family Studies, General
Child Care and Support Services Management
Apparel and Textiles, General
English Language and Literature, General
Creative Writing
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Library and Information Science
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biochemistry
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, Other
Human/Medical Genetics
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
Mathematics, General
Computational Mathematics
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
Gerontology
Nutrition Sciences
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Philosophy
Religion/Religious Studies
Chemistry, General
Physics, General
Physical Sciences, Other
Psychology, General
Community Organization and Advocacy
Public Administration
Social Work
Anthropology
Economics, General
Geography
Political Science and Government, General
Sociology
Dance, General
Interior Design
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Art/Art Studies, General
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Music, General
Music Performance, General
Music Theory and Composition
Jazz/Jazz Studies
Fine and Studio Arts Management
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
Athletic Training/Trainer
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Public Health Education and Promotion
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Nursing Science
Nursing Practice
Business Administration and Management, General
Accounting
Business/Managerial Economics
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Finance, General
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Management Information Systems, General
History, General

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

19,764

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

88%

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In State

$7,404

Out-of-State

$22,564

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